Suggested itineraries

  • Day one

    Morning: Walking Tour of Settlement, taking in the Christmas Island Exhibition at Tai Jin House, and the Historical Trail (supporting brochures available at the Visitor Information Centre)

    Afternoon: Continue to Hugh's Dale finishing at Martin Point for a spectacular sunset.

  • Day two

    Morning: Drive to Territory Day Park, and complete the Nature Trail - consider extending the walk to include the Smith Point Walking Trail.

    Afternoon: Drive to the Grotto and Mar Chor Nui Nui Temple, finish the afternoon with a snorkel and barbecue at Flying Fish Cove.

    Photo: Leila Jeffreys

  • Day three

    Full Day: Drive to Greta and Dolly Beaches, enjoying the trek through the Rainforest to Dolly - pack a picnic lunch. Return via Margaret Knoll.

  • Day four

    Morning: Drive to Lily Beach, and walk along the Boardwalk to Ethel Beach.
    Take your swimmers and enjoy a paddle in the shallows

    Afternoon: Drive to the Blowholes and then South Point, taking in the historic railway station, temple and sunset.

  • Day five

    Morning: Enjoy some Birdwatchingfrom the Golf Course Lookout.

    Afternoon: Drive to the Dales and walk to Anderson's Dale, via Hugh's Dale.
    Finish the afternoon with a snorkel at Flying Fish Cove.